HoloHolo

The Office of First Year Experience, in collaboration with Housing and Residence Life, invite you to HoloHolo (journey, take a leisurely ride) with us to various Oahu hot spots! Registration will open one month prior to the event and close when spaces are full. There are typically around 50 spaces per trip. 

Kailua Town

Saturday, September 9, 2017
ATM Pickup: 9.30am
HLC Pickup: 10.00am

Kailua is consistently ranked one of the world's most beautiful beaches. But it also has a great downtown area for shopping and restaurants! Hitch a ride with us and spend the day at Kailua State Beach Park, go shopping at Whole Foods or Target, get a Starbucks or Jamba, explore little shops and bookstores, or rent a bike and tour the town!

Register Here!

HONOLULU ZOO

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2017
HLC Pickup: 8.30am
ATM Pickup: 9.00am

The Honolulu Zoo is the only zoo on Oahu! Join us for a day at the park. Admission will be significantly discounted, and the price will be confirmed prior to when registration opens. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to see dozens of endangered species, tour the African Savannah, or have a snack while watching the alligators.

Registration Opens Mid-September

ALOHA STADIUM SWAP MEET

SUNDAY, November 5, 2017
HLC Pickup: 10.00am
ATM Pickup: 10.30am

Discover unique treasures at Hawaii’s largest open air flea market. This fantastic market offers endless rows of over 400 local merchants with hand made items, eclectic art pieces, popular local snacks, and other "Made in Hawaii" products. Grab a special gift or souvenir for everyone on your list. This trip will be completely free.

Registration Opens Mid-October

Tentative Events for Spring 2018

WAIKIKI AQUARIUM

SUNDAY, JANUARY 28, 2018
HLC Pickup: 8.30am
ATM Pickup: 9.00am

The Waikiki Aquarium is one fantastic place! Check out their much-loved Monk Seal exhibit, check out the Sea Turtles, and learn more about how to take care of our oceans! Admission rates will be discounted. More information will be shared regarding price closer to the event.

 

MAKAPU'U & WHALE WATCHING

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2018
ATM Pickup: 7.30am
HLC Pickup: 8.00am

Adventure to the east and hike up a path at Makapu'u to look out at the ocean, check out the Makapu'u lighthouse, and possibly even spot whales in the distance. You will want to pack water and snacks, and make sure to bring a hat, sunscreen and sensible walking shoes.

NORTH SHORE / HALEIWA

SATURDAY, MARCH 24, 2018
ATM Pickup: 10.00am
HLC Pickup: 10.30am

Hop on the bus and head out to Historic Haleiwa to do some light shopping, explore, grab a shaved ice or some lunch. A nice day trip that will only cost what you can afford to spend.

Contact the Office of First Year Experience!

Phone: 808-544-1116

Email: readysetgo@hpu.edu

Address: 1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813